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National Forestry Database - Forest Inventory, Canada
Entry ID: Canada_CFS_NatlForData


Summary
Abstract: In Canada, the management of most forest resources is a provincial or
territorial responsibility except for forests located within national parks or
on other lands administered by the federal government. Provinces and
territories carry out forest inventories for use in their forest management
programs.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 84.0   S: 41.5   E: -43.0   W: -141.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Canadian Council of Forest Ministers (CCFM) (ed.); Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service - Brian D. Haddon (comp.)
Dataset Title: National Forestry Database - Forest Inventory, Canada
Dataset Release Place: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Dataset Publisher: CCFM, National Forestry Database Program (NFDP)
Online Resource: http://nfdp.ccfm.org/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-01-01
Stop Date: 2001-12-31
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints None.
Use Constraints Copyright - Canadian Council of Forest Ministers 1998. The data used in these
documents have been provided by the National Forestry Database Program,
Canadian Council of Forest Ministers. Reproduction or future utilization is
authorized as long as reference is made to the source.Links from ... View entire text
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/?lang=en

Data Center Personnel
Name: MICHAEL F. VASSEUR
Phone: +01-613-995-3156
Fax: +01-613-947-9020
Email: michael.vasseur at nrcan-rncan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
580 Booth Street
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E4
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Gratuit-Free
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-613-995-3156
Fax: +01-613-947-9020
Email: michael.vasseur at nrcan-rncan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
580 Booth Street
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E4
Country: Canada
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Publications/References
More detailed information is available in Canada's Forest Inventory 1991 (Lowe
et al. 1994) and further information is available from the Forest Inventory and
Analysis Group, Canadian Forest Service - Victoria. CanFI uses a geographic
information system (GIS) that has the ability to store, process, analyze, and
report geographically-referenced forest inventory data. Details of the
database structure are published in a report titled Canada's Forest Inventory
1991: Technical Supplement.
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-09-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-08-17


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